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Santorini, one of the most famous of the Greek Islands. Nestled in the Aegean Sea, Santorini was devastated by a volcanic eruption in the 16th century B.C.E. It is because of this eruption that Santorini has it’s incredible rugged landscape and villages that cling to cliffs above an underwater crater. โ€œLife begins at the end of your comfort zone.โ€ โ€“ Neale Donald Walsch Advertisements

Navagio beach, also known as Shipwreck beach is an exposed cove and is sometimes referred to as Smugglers Cove. A little bit of history about how this beach got its name… The shipwreck itself is the MV Panagiotis, a freightliner whichย ran aground in the waters around Zakynthos Island right on Navagio Beach after stormy weather and bad visibility onย October 2, 1980. The beach’s alternate name, Smugglers Cove come from stories of contraband… Read More

People love them, hate them or others are just afraid of them! To tell you the truth, we were very skeptical, but in hindsight cruising is great – easy and convenient! It honestly takes a lot of the planning out of your holiday and leaves you with plenty of time to sit back, relax and enjoy! We (or rather Jenna) were planning a jam packed 5ย week itinerary for Jenna’s parents who were… Read More

Our top 16 European destinations that should be on your bucket list and why!

When most people think of Athens, the first thing that comes to mind is the Acropolis. ย Whilst it may be the most popular tourist site, this city has much more to offer!!! ย We had two full days and three nights in Athens to see and do as much as we possibly could. We arrived at the hotel around 8.30pm on the Friday night, and as soon as we checked in, we wentย out… Read More